Submitted by Edgar on Tue, 05/06/2014 - 4:27pm
A graveside service for Bettie Hatfield, 82, former Clinton and Sentinel resident, will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Friday, May 9, 2014, in the Hydro Masonic Cemetery Chapel, officiated by Patrick Peters and burial will follow, under the direction of the Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home. Bettie Jean (Garner) Hatfield was born February 27, 1932, to Wilbur Silas Garner and Mary Lou (Rothell) Garner in Burleson, Texas, and passed away Saturday, May 3, 2014, in the Summit Living Center in Okeene, Oklahoma, following a battle with cancer. She was a loving mother and grandmother who is soaring with angels to heaven. She was reunited with many beloved family members and friends. Bettie was married to Lynn Jones on December 24, 1949, in Roswell, New Mexico. To this union three children were born. She loved her home and was a fabulous cook; her big country breakfast was a desired favorite of her family; her fruit cobbler was a favorite of her great grandchildren. Bettie was always kind to issues or questions you have. Please attend before lunch time. everyone who entered her life and enjoyed being with her family and friends. It is great sadness to let her go, but joyous that her struggles with cancer are over. She was a member of the First Christian Church. Bettie was preceded in death by her parents, a granddaughter, a brother and a sister. She is survived by her three children, Deborah Ralston, of Okeene, Oklahoma, Stanley Jones and wife, Linda, of Wister, Oklahoma, and Beckie Thiessen and her husband, Tim, of Canyon, Texas. She is also survived by six grandsons, five granddaughters, five great grandsons and nine great-granddaughters.